CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — The name of a Broadlands woman killed on I-74 Thursday morning has been released. Coroner Duane Northrup says 33-year old Emily Ray was pronounced dead at the scene about 1:40 am.
The cause of death is blunt force injuries received after being struck by a semi-trailer truck. An inquest may be held at a later date.
The truck driver, a 53-year old man, from Adell, Wisconsin, has not been ticketed at this time. The incident is under investigation.